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Saint Dominic Roman Catholic Cemetery
(Alberta)


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 The location of St. Dominic RC Cemetery 

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Profile for the St. Dominic RC Cemetery ...

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Introduction ...

We have organized this page based upon a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site.

This page contains five sections:

The Location of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery

Lat:   54.4578°   (54° 27' 28")

Lon:   -110.1690°   (-110° 10' 8")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.

On the map below, the majority of the marker locations have been verified. Locations not yet verified are indicated.


 

  St. Dominic RC Cemetery  


  Lakeview Cemetery (AB)
  Golden Ridge RC Cemetery (SK)
  North Pine Mennonite Cemetery (SK)
  Duclos Memorial United Church Cemetery (AB)
  Big Island Lake Cree First Nation Cemetery (SK)
  Holy Family Cemetery (AB)
  Our Lady of the Assumption RC Cemetery (AB)
  Catholic Cemetery (AB)
  Sideview Cemetery (AB)
  Rife Anglican Cemetery (AB)
  Duclos Memorial Cemetery (AB)
  Woodlawn Cemetery (SK)
   Estimated location<1>

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 6 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in .

Big Island Lake Cree First Nation Cemetery (SK)   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Big Island Lake Cree First Nation Cemetery (FAG ID #2587879)

Duclos Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Duclos Memorial Cemetery (FAG ID #2237012)

Duclos Memorial United Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
North Pine Mennonite Cemetery (SK)   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Our Lady of the Assumption RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 12 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the St. Dominic RC Cemetery.

Ardmore   [Map]Bonnyville   [Map]Fort Kent   [Map]
Beacon Hill (SK)   [Map]Cherry Grove   [Map]La Corey   [Map]
Beaver Crossing   [Map]Cold Lake   [Map]Medley   [Map]
Beaverdam   [Map]Cold Lake South   [Map]Northern Pine (SK)   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the CanadaGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note that they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the St. Dominic RC Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alberta:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     CanadaGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alberta:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alberta
Canada GenWeb:     Cemetery Project for Alberta
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alberta
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alberta
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Gravemarker Gallery:     Directory for Alberta
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alberta

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Alberta

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The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/







Footnotes ...

<1>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Dominic RC Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.4578, Longitude: -110.1690     [Map].

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